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Areas of our research comprise these interests:

  • User-centric and personalized information retrieval,
  • NeuroIS – study of neuropsychological aspects of IR  using advanced techniques of neuroimaging towards improving design of user-centric systems,
  • Adaptive information retrieval,
  • Implicit feedback-based search systems,
  • Affective and sentiment information retrieval systems,
  • Pro-active search systems,
  • Big Data,
  • Smart City and  Urban Informatics,
  • Content-based and collaborative filtering and recommender systems.


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In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, in the expert’s there are few.

- Shunryu Suzuki


Academic members

Dr Yashar Moshfeghi

Group leader

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Student members

Past Members

  • Jorge David Gonzales Paule

    Jorge David Gonzales Paule, Yeran Sun, Yashar Moshfeghi: On Fine-Grained Geolocation of Tweets and Real-Time Traffic Incident Detection. in Journal of Information Processing and Management (2018)